Activities in Charlestown

A colorful town with a lot of history, Charlestown serves as the major point of entry on the island of Nevis thanks to the fact that the ferry terminal is located here.  Still, the overall ambiance is calm and laid back, with activities centered around sightseeing and watersports. If you visit on Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday make sure to stop by the Charlestown Marketplace to get in some shopping. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you like the idea of experiencing the wind in your face, you will find a couple of places that can help make it happen. Navigate to this page which is all about bike and scooter rentals if you want to get more information.


Charlestown Diving

Even though most pass it up for other more popular spots, you would be wrong to think that Charlestown has nothing to offer. This small city is a great launching pad for a diving adventure. 

You'll find at least 7 good dive sites in the area. Those wanting to get more information about scuba diving in this area, can do so by clicking on this link.


Like golf? There are two golf courses in the area. The area courses are Four Seasons Golf Course and Cat Ghaut Chip n Putt. For a detailed article concerning the course, including location, number of holes, and more click on the course name. To read a more detailed discussion of this specific topic, navigate to this guide, which discusses golf courses throughout Nevis.


If you're vacationing with some people who love to shop they can explore some of the area's 26 retail stores. If you're interested in learning about shopping in and around Charlestown, you can do so by following this link.


Museum of Nevis History

Most visitors spend some time exploring the culture, sights and sounds of Charlestown. The area features 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Nature enthusiasts are likely to enjoy spending some time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. To get more information about available sightseeing attractions, check out this page.

Details concerning a firm that will help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be seen down below.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location
Nevis Adventure Tours Nature Tourism Service (869) 664-0992 Central Charlestown
Sunrise Tours Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (869) 669-1227 4.0 mi. East of Central Charlestown


If exploring an underwater world sounds appealing you're in luck -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Charlestown. To read more about snorkeling, go to this page, about snorkeling possibilities.


Montpelier Plantation Spa

Enjoying a spa could be the highlight of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you will be happy to learn there are a few in the area. To reach our full guide to spas, go to this page.

Other Activities

Information concerning a few other activities are listed down below.

Other Activities In And Around Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location
Fit Wellness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 469-3481 Central Charlestown
St. James Raceway Auto Racetracks (869) 664-7285 4.9 mi. East-Northeast of Central Charlestown

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